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Cosequin DS Capsules (Canada)

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Cosequin DS Capsules

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Manufacturer: Nutramax

DOUBLE STRENGTH

Joint Health Supplement

COSEQUIN IS ALSO AVAILABLE IN CHEWABLE TABLETS

#1 Veterinarian Recommended Brand®

Original Researched Brand for Dogs of All Sizes

Guaranteed Analysis-Each Capsule Contains:

Manganese minimum

5 mg♦

Glucosamine Hydrochloride minimum

500 mg*

Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate minimum

400 mg*▲

Ingredients: Glucosamine hydrochloride (derived from shellfish), sodium chondroitin sulfate (derived from bovine cartilage), gelatin, manganese ascorbate, water, magnesium stearate, sodium lauryl sulfate, FD&C blue #1, and FD&C yellow #5.

Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, proprietary veterinary researched specifications.

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

▲Reported on a hydrous basis.

♦From manganese ascorbate.

Store in a cool, dry area out of direct sunlight. Keep lid tightly secured to ensure freshness. Keep bottle out of the reach of children.

This bottle may contain a non-toxic desiccant.

▼Source: Among retail brands. Survey conducted in February 2014 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements.

Recommendation As A Supplement For Dogs

period is four to six weeks; however, some dogs may respond sooner. The number of Cosequin®DS capsules may then be reduced to the maintenance level. The capsules can be pulled apart and the contents sprinkled on the pet’s food. Wet or moist food is preferred to ensure that the pet gets the entire amount. Ask your veterinarian about 250-count size, Cosequin’s best value. Visit Cosequin.com

Dog’s Weight

NUMBER OF CAPSULES

Initial 4 to 6 Week Administration Period

Maintenance Level

10-24 lbs.*

1 daily

(1/2 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)

*(under 10 lbs, 1/2 daily)

1/2 daily

25-49 lbs.

2 daily

(1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)

1 daily

50-100 lbs.

3 daily

(2 in the morning & 1 in the evening)

1-2 daily

Over 100 lbs.

4 daily

(2 in the morning & 2 in the evening)

2 daily

▲Once consistent response has been seen, these maintenance levels may be reduced to every other day. The maintenance level can also be used long-term on healthy dogs to help support their joints.

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132 Sprinkle Capsules

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NUTRAMAX LABORATORIES, INC.
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Website:   www.nutramaxlabs.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Cosequin DS Capsules information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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